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Vision Care

If you cannot find what you're looking for from the information below, call us at (240) 777-4940 (Mon to Fri, 9am—5pm) or visit us at one of our locations to ask about programs that can help you.


  • Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington: 202-234-1010
    • Programs for children and adults, including vision and glaucoma screenings, eyeglass distributions, low vision rehabilitation, resource assistance, support groups, and more. Website also provides financial resources for eye care.
    • Low Vision Resource Center: 301-951-4444
      • Call to get help from a Resource Navigator, who can connect you with the best resources for you. At the Center, you can also see and try various aids and devices available.
  • Shepherd’s Table Eye Clinic- (301) 585-6463 x203
    • Provides vision care to low-income adults who do not have vision insurance. Must be referred by government agency or nonprofit organization.
  • Lions Club:  
    • Provides assistance to low-income people in need of assistance with vision exams and eye glasses, as well as hearing aids. 
  • VSP Eyes of Hope
    • Low-income, uninsured adults and children may receive gift certificates for free eye-care and glasses.

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